Susan McCahan

Preferred Pronouns: She/her/hers
Position Title: Vice Provost, Academic Programs and Innovations in Undergraduate Education
Faculty: Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering
Department: Department of Mechanical & Industrial Engineering (MIE)
Institution/Organization: University of Toronto

As Vice Provost, Susan McCahan's portfolio revolves around the quality of the academic experience. Her office manages quality assurance reviews and the governance of new programs. In addition, Dr. McCahan manages programs related to the academic experience for the University’s 71,000 undergraduate students including both traditional pedagogical innovation and new forms of teaching. Current major initiatives include implementation of a university wide strategy on experiential learning. She leads projects in data analytics related to student information systems, success metrics, course evaluations, and curriculum. Her portfolio includes educational technology and online learning. It also includes the Centre for Teaching Support and Innovation.

EdTech Workshop Year: 2021